Category Archives: IP Litigation

SCOTUS Issues First IP Ruling of 2022 in Unicolors, Inc. v. H&M Hennes & Maurits, LP



SCOTUS Issues First IP Ruling of 2022 in Unicolors, Inc. v. HandM Hennes and Maurits, LPIn this episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss the Supreme Court’s first intellectual property ruling of 2022.

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Cookie Co’s Motion to Dismiss Trademark Lawsuit by Restaurant Crumbles



Cookie Co's Motion to Dismiss Trademark Lawsuit by Restaurant CrumblesIn this episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss a trademark dispute between a restaurant and a craft cookie maker, over the use of similar marks for cookies.

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Nike Tries to Stomp Out StockX’s Attempt to Sell NFTs of Nike Sneakers



Nike Tries to Stomp Out StockX's Attempt to Sell NFTs of Nike SneakersIn this episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss Nike’s attempt to stop StockX from selling NFT’s of Nike sneakers.

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More NFT Confusion: Art Collector Files Lawsuit to Establish Right to Turn Painting into NFT



In this episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss an art collector’s attempt to turn a painting that was purchased into a series of NFTs, and the artist’s estate’s effort to stop it. Continue reading More NFT Confusion: Art Collector Files Lawsuit to Establish Right to Turn Painting into NFT


Jack’s Lawsuit Against FTX is Back in the Box



Jack's Lawsuit Against FTX is Back in the BoxIn this episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo provide an update on the legal dispute between fast-food chain Jack in the Box and cryptocurrency exchange FTX.

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Could Netflix Be Liable in “When They See Us” Defamation Case?



Dark background, with text reading 'Could Netflix Be Liable in When They See Us Defamation Case' In this week’s episode of The Briefing by the IP Law Blog, Scott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss a defamation lawsuit filed by a former Manhattan prosecutor against Netflix over her portrayal in the “When They See Us” series.

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Prince Estate Wants Winery’s ‘Purple Rain’ Trademark Back in the Bottle



In this week’s episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss a legal dispute between the Prince estate and an Ohio-based winery over the rights to the trademark “Purple Rain.”

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Dealmaking Pitfalls in NCAA’s New NIL Policy



Dealmaking Pitfalls in NCAA's New NIL PolicyIn this week’s episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss the NCAA’s recent policy change which allows college athletes to monetize their NIL, as well as potential downsides to the new policy.

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NCAA Erects Challenge to ‘Vasectomy Mayhem’ Trademark



The Briefing, NCAA VasectomiesIn this week’s episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss the NCAA’s decision to petition a trademark held by a Urology office due to its alleged likeness to its own trademarks, ‘March Mayhem’ and ‘March Madness.’

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